Nashukuru at David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery

Nashukuru
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Species: African Bush elephant (Loxodonta africana)
Sex and age:Female ♀ 9 years old
Management:Free contact
Location:David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
ArrivedDavid Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2017-12-00
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Ithumba
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Ithumba
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Nairobi nursery 2009-09-03
from David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi
David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust Voi 2009-09-00
from Tsavo National Park
Born:2009-09-00 wild in
Tsavo National Park
Document updated2009-10-14: new record
2018-05-21: transfered back to Nairobi
Rescued and extracted from a manhole on the Mzima – Mombasa Pipeline into which she had inadvertently fallen.

2017: Angela and Robert were present for the move and made the decision to bring SHUKURU back to Nairobi to try to better get on top of her chronic health issues.

Sources, among others

  • https://www.sheldrickwildlifetrust.org/updates/updates.asp?ID=1054

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